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Gaughran Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mag Eachráin, a patronymic from the personal name Eachrán, of uncertain origin, perhaps containing the element each- ‘horse’. Compare Gahan 1.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Gaughan, Loughran, Faughnan, Haughton, Gargan, Gavaghan, Laughlin

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Gaughran Family Origin

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Gaughran Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    45%
  • Keeping House

    18%
  • Boot Maker

    9%
  • Engineer

    9%

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In 1880, the most common Gaughran occupation in the USA was Laborer. 45% of Gaughran's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Gaughran family was Engineer. Laborer, Keeping House and Boot Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gaughran.

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Gaughran Life Expectancy

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